Union of BC Municipalities
Community Emergency Preparedness Fund
Applications are currently being accepted for these programs.

 

The Community Emergency Preparedness Fund (CEPF) is a suite of funding programs ($36 million investment) intended to enhance the resiliency of local governments, First Nations and communities in responding to emergencies. Funding is provided by the Province of BC and is administered by UBCM.

The funding streams include:

Structural Flood Mitigation.  Application Deadline: October 25, 2019

Volunteer & Composite Fire Departments Equipment & Training.  Application Deadline: November 15, 2019

 

Additional Information

CEPF Summary of Funded Projects, 2017-2018 [PDF - 171 KB]

CEPF FAQ [PDF - 211 KB]

Provincial Flood Hazard Area Land Use Management Guidelines October 2017

For more information, contact cepf@ubcm.ca or 250 387-4470.

 

COMMUNITY EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS FUND ($33 million)

https://www.ubcm.ca/EN/main/funding/lgps/community-emergency-preparedness-fund.html

Including:

STRUCTURAL FLOOD MITIGATION

https://www.ubcm.ca/EN/main/funding/lgps/community-emergency-preparedness-fund/structural-flood-mitigation.html

 

VOLUNTEER AND COMPOSITE FIRE DEPARTMENT EQUIPMENT AND TRAINIING ($5 million)

https://www.ubcm.ca/EN/main/funding/lgps/community-emergency-preparedness-fund/volunteer-composite-fire-department-training-equipment.html

 

INDIGENOUS CULTURAL SAFETY TRAINING

https://www.ubcm.ca/EN/main/funding/lgps/community-emergency-preparedness-fund/indigenous-cultural-safety-training.html